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HHP's 2014 Welcome Back Week Events: HHP Faculty Participate in Panel Discussions

HHP faculty Dr. Hernandez, Dr. O’Connor, Dr. Yellen and Dr. Knoblauch will take part in three unique panel discussions to commemorate the opening of the new TDECU Stadium in Fall 2014. Check out the schedule for the panel discussions below. Click here for more details and links to watch the panel discussions online.

Exercise for Mood and Anxiety: Efficacy and Mechanisms

Tuesday, August 26, 2014 | 1:15 p.m. to 2:45 p.m. | UC Theatre

Dr. Jasper Smits (University of Texas at Austin)

UH Faculty Panel Members:

Moderator: Dr. Daniel O’Connor, Director, UH Texas Obesity Research Center (TORC)

Searching for Identity: Football and the American University

Wednesday, August 27, 2014 | 11:15 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. | UC Theatre

Dr. Randy Roberts (Purdue University)

Dr. Roberts has published 17 books on topics including Army-Navy Football, the Pittsburgh Steelers football team, and Winning is the Only Thing, a history of sports since 1945.

UH Faculty Panel Members:

Moderator: Dr. William Monroe, Dean, UH Honors College

Sports Concussion Safety and Treatment: Past, Present & Future

Thursday, August 28, 2014 | 11:45 a.m. to 1:15 p.m. | UC Theatre

Dr. Kenneth Podell, Methodist Hospital

UH Faculty Panel Members:

  • Dr. Josh Yellen, Director, Athletic Training Program, Department of Health and Human Performance (sports injury/athletic training)
  • Dr. Mark Knoblauch, Department of Health and Human Performance (sudden cardiac death/athletic training)

Moderator: Mr. Carl Lewis, UH Alumist